Airports situated in Türkiye’s vacation locations served 34.4 million passengers throughout the excessive vacationer season, Transport Minister Adil Karaismailoğlu has mentioned.
The airports within the provinces of Antalya, İzmir and Muğla have been the busiest between Apr. 15 and Sept. 15, based on the minister.
These airports in vacation locations hosted 8.3 million home and 24.1 million worldwide vacationers, which marked a sturdy 59 p.c improve from Apr. 15 to Sept. 15 final yr.
Adnan Menderes Airport in İzmir hosted practically 5 million passengers, together with 2.3 million worldwide passengers, whereas virtually 18 million worldwide vacationers went via the airport in Antalya, on the Mediterranean coast. On Aug. 20, the airport served a file 195,000 passengers, Karaismailoğlu mentioned.
Muğla Dalaman Airport welcomed a complete of three.3 million vacationers, together with 2.3 million worldwide passengers.
The passenger visitors at Cappadocia Airport stood at 207,000 throughout this era, based on the minister.
Türkiye’s airport served 118 million passengers in January-August, a 57 p.c improve from the identical interval of 2021, based on the most recent knowledge from the Normal Directorate of State Airports Authority (DHMİ).
Worldwide passenger visitors grew greater than 100% on an annual foundation within the first eight months of the yr to 66.2 million, whereas the home passenger tally elevated 23 p.c year-on-year to 52.2 million folks.